Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator

Michelle Miller
City of Brighton

The City of Brighton is in need of a full time Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator to join a skilled, responsible and dedicated team.  Under the direction of the Department of Public Services Deputy Director, the qualified candidate will perform all daily treatment and operations of the City are 2.25 MGD Wastewater Treatment Facility and perform a variety of related sanitary sewer collection system duties. 


Applicants will possess a High School diploma or GED equivalent, a valid State of Michigan driver’s license, a satisfactory driving record and the ability to maintain one throughout employment required, a CDL, Class B including tank truck and air brake endorsement or obtain within six months of employment is required; one year experience in a Water or Wastewater Treatment Facility; Class D Wastewater License issued from the State of Michigan or willingness to obtain; experience in performing manual labor tasks (use of hand and power tools); experience operating various types of construction and maintenance equipment, on call 24/7 for after-hours emergencies and work rotating weekends.   


A starting salary of $19.69 to $21.89, which will be based on experience, along with a comprehensive benefit package is offered to the qualified applicant.  If you would like to join our team and work in a full-service community with a vibrant downtown, please send a letter of interest, resume and completed application which can be found on the City of Brighton website at www.brightoncity.org:


City of Brighton

Michelle Miller, Human Resources Manager

RE: Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator

200 N First St.

Brighton, MI 48116




Applicants are asked to submit all application materials by July 30, 2020. A copy of the full position description can be found on the City’s Website.  EOE